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'reilly. thanks for watching us tonight. another $100 million of american tax money heading to haiti. that is the subject of this evening's talking points memo. world is cringing looking at pictures like these caused by that terrible earthquake in haiti. no one knows for sure but the death toll could top 100,000. right now lives are in the balance as there are folks alive in the rubble. already, thousands of american military are going to haiti, trying to save lives and impose some kind of order there. today, president obama pledged an enormous amount of money. >> i'm also announcing an iminvestment of $100 million to support our relief efforts. this will mean more of the life-saving equipment food water and medicine that will be needed. this investment will grow over the coming year as we embark on the long-term recovery from this unimaginable tragedy. >> bill: since 1992, the beginning of the clinton administration the u.s.a. has given haiti close to $3 billion in assistance and billions more have been donated by other countries. president clinton took a personal interest in improv
the people's business. that is solving problems. >> greta: griff jenkins joins us live. we to start with where we are. we have a very gracious host. where are we? >> reporter: wakefield high school this is the court where scott broken was the co-captain of his basketball team. one of the earliest episodes perhaps of him being somewhat of a lead areer. -- leader. quiet student didn't speak out a lot but a driven athlete. >> greta: i imagine quite popular among the other students, especially maybe perhaps the women? >> reporter: i couldn't speak to that full disclosure we did try and track down his high school sweetheart but we weren't able to do so. however, his leadership on the basketball team as well as the track team are apparently attributes he has carried else where in his life soft spoken down-to-earth, but driven when it came to perform -- performance and excelling in some form other another. they told me around the school for the most part they weren't surprised he had again on to bigger and better things. >> greta: when he was in washington yesterday and we arrived today, e
>> greta: we'll be right back we have another full hour, stay with us. >> greta: the political world has been turned upside down. scott brown has won the special election. >>> plan b to take the senate bill sks l house to pass it as is with no changes. the problem is that there are people that don't like the house and nat bill and possibilities of their accepting it are slim. it leaves few opening. when you have feks like jim webb saying there should be no vote and should be prudent for scott brown to be seated first democrats are prepared to begin the process of starting over no. democrat in the white house wants to start over. but if democrat senators are expecting they should hold off. it won't be long until republicans are assisting. >> you know, i can only imagine it would be an interesting and colorful addition to the senate to speak and talk with a swagger, teasing the president about his truck. sayinging it's ex excitedding to be on the stage with doug flutie of all people. this is going to be exciting to watch. he's a cocky guy. >> he's the kind of guy people so-to-say
of entitlement. brun hustled and people appreciated it. >> take a look at the big picture issues. most of us haven't from massachusetts. i am curious. what was he like as a state senator? was he an effective state senator? >> sure. and well liked. it's important when you discuss health care that they have virtual complete health care in massachusetts something that was passed under former massachusetts republican governor mitt romney. there have been budget concerns about the way the state has escalated in massachusetts. there is a statement experienced with health care from the government. and they're experiencing problems, raising doubts. they don't think that they should be held responsible for helping to pay for the rest of the country. they've got it here, there is a lot of concerns and today, scott rasmussen's poll suggested number-one issue here, is health care. >> carl, thank you. >>. >> greta: molly line is live at the headquarters of martha coakley. molly? >> reporter: hay, greta. things are quiet here, it's an empty room. a bunch of journalists and clean up crews. martha coakley c
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